Town Creek is a town in Lawrence County, and is included in the Decatur Metropolitan Area, as well as the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area. It incorporated in March 1875. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town is 1,100, down from 1,216 in 2000. Since 1920, it has been the second largest town in Lawrence County after Moulton. Town Creek Alabama History
Town Creek was established in the first half of the 19th century, and was originally known as “Jonesboro” after an early settler, William Jones.
The Oakville Indian Mounds, near Moulton in central Lawrence County, may belong to the Copena Mortuary Complex, a cultural subgroup of the Woodland period marked by settlements with elaborate burial mounds containing artifacts that indicated the status of those interred.
Mount Hope Alabama appeared on the 1880 U.S. Census as an unincorporated community of 94 residents. This was the only time it appeared on census rolls. Present day Mount Hope is an unincorporated community in Lawrence County, Alabama, United States. Its ZIP code is 35651